Under The Puppet - Puppeteers from The Jim Henson Company, Sesame Street, The Muppets and more discuss the art and business of puppetry.
About This Show
Under The Puppet is a monthly show that talks to working puppeteers about the art and business of puppetry. Guests will include puppeteers from The Muppets, Sesame Street, The Jim Henson Company and more. The show also covers other forms of puppetry such as marionettes, shadow puppetry and Bunraku . Hosted by puppeteer Grant Baciocco (The Jim Henson Company, Mystery Science Theatre 3000).
Most Recent Episode
Nina Conti (Family Tree, For Your Consideration, Live at the Apollo) - Under The Puppet #15
http://www.UnderThePuppet.com - This episode I speak with ventriloquist Nina Conti. She was in HBO's Family Tree and the Christopher Guest film For Your Consideration alongside her character Monkey. She's also performed her award winning shows to sold out crowds around the world. In this interview I talk to Nina about her start in ventriloquism, how she developed her character Monkey, her thoughts on improvisation during her shows and more. After the interview I talk a little more about improvisation and where you can look for improv classes in your area. CONNECT WITH NINALOS ANGELES SHOW TICKETS - IN YOUR FACE - NINA CONTI IS MONKEYWEBSITE - http://www.ninaconti.net YOUTUBE - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZJQEUWX2pk_aNCjMKpFBTg TWITTER - https://twitter.com/ninaconti FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/nina.conti/ IMDB - http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0176376 CONNECT WITH THE SHOW http://www.twitter.com/underthepuppet http://www.facebook.com/underthepuppet http://www.twitter.com/underthepuppet CONNECT WITH GRANT http://www.MrGrant.comhttp://www.twitter.com/toasterboy https://instagram.com/throwingtoasters/ Art by Parker Jacobs